Sequoia National Forest Now at 55 Percent Containment

The wildfire at Sequoia National Forest (CA) appears to be under control and holding at 1,800 acres, reports The Associated Press (http://bit.ly/MHNott). The fire, which started six days ago, is now 55 percent contained.

Some of the 979 firefighters will be let go Wednesday to make them available to fight other fires in the country.

Investigators are trying to determine the cause of the fire and are asking for help from the public.

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